Integration for Smart Category Navigation in Magento 2


  1. By default, Smart Category Navigation add-on is disabled. To enable this add-on, go to Klevu Merchant Center → Category Navigation, and request for a quote
  2. It requires latest version of Klevu Magento extension. The latest vesion information can be found at this URL:
  3. It requires Klevu Growth, Premium, Premium+ or Enterprise plan
  4. Update the developer settings in Magento Admin panel
    1. Go to Stores → Configuration → Klevu → Search Configuration
    2. Go to Developer Settings (the option is visible at “default config” level)
    3. Set Enable partial updates for stock and price to Yes
    4. If you are using an ERP OR 3rd party tool for product updates, set Using an ERP OR 3rd party tool for product updates to Yes
    5. Click on Save button.


  1. Use the following commands to install the latest plugin.
    • composer require klevu/module-categorynavigation
    • php bin/magento setup:upgrade
    • php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy
  2. Once the module is installed, clear the cache
    Go to Magento Admin Panel → System → Cache Management → Select All → Submit

Enable Smart Category Navigation:

  1. Login to your Magento Admin Panel
  2. Go to Stores → Configuration → Select Store View → Klevu → Search Configuration
  3. Scroll down to Smart Category Page Navigation section
  4. Here you have two layout options to enable Klevu powered Smart Category Page Navigation
    • Klevu Powered – Preserved Theme Layout (Recommended): All the UI elements on the category pages will be as it is, only the product listing will be powered by Klevu’s machine learning algorithm. No UI customization needed.
    • Klevu Powered – Based On Klevu Template: Here, Klevu’s default template will be enabled on category pages with auto-generated facets, sorting options and Klevu powered product listing.UI is fully customizable.
  5. Click on Save Config